Division Publications

2010

  • Berggren EK, Patchen L. 
    Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae and repeat infection among pregnant urban adolescents.
    Sexually Transmitted Diseases 2010 Dec. Vol. 37(12)

  • Chuang AW, Nuthalapaty FS, Casey PM, Kaczmarczyk JM, Cullimore AJ, Dalrymple JL, Dugoff L, Espey EL, Hammoud MM, Hueppchen NA, Katz NT, Peskin EG; Undergraduate Medical Education Committee, Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics.
    To the point: reviews in medical education-taking control of the hidden curriculum.
    Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Jun 10. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Grimes DA.
    Epidemiologic research using administrative databases: garbage in, garbage out.
    Obstet Gynecol
    . 2010 Nov;116(5):1018-9.

  • Grimes DA.
    The CONSORT 2010 guidelines: sound advice, spotty compliance.
    Obstet Gynecol. 2010 May;115(5):892-3.

  • Grimes DA.
    Sabotaging your curriculum vitae.
    Obstet Gynecol. 2010 May;115(5):1071-4.

  • Grimes DA, Schulz KF, Raymond EG.
    Surrogate end points in women's health research: science, protoscience, and pseudoscience.
    Fertil Steril. 2010 Apr;93(6):1731-4. Epub 2010 Feb 12. Review.

  • Grimes DA, Stuart G,
    Abortion jabberwocky: the need for better terminology.
    Contraception, Volume 81, Issue 2, February 2010, Pages 93-96
  • Lopez LM, Grimes DA, Gallo MF, Schulz KF.
    Skin patch and vaginal ring versus combined oral contraceptives for contraception.

    Cochrane Database Syst Rev
    . 2010 Mar 17;3:CD003552. Review.
  • Meltzer-Brody S, Stuebe A, Dole N, Savitz D, Rubinow D, Thorp J.
    Elevated Corticotropin Releasing Hormone (CRH) during Pregnancy and Risk of Postpartum Depression (PPD).
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab
    . 2010 Oct 13.
  • Patchen L, Berggren EK.
    Use of the Copper T380A Intrauterine Device by Adolescent Mothers: Continuation and Method Failure.
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2010 Sep 22. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Rahangdale L, Banandur P, Sreenivas A, Turan JM, Washington R, Cohen CR.
    Stigma as experienced by women accessing prevention of parent-to-child transmission of HIV services in Karnataka, India.
    AIDS Care. 2010 Jul;22(7):836-42.
  • Rahangdale L, Sarnquist C, Yavari A, Blumenthal P, Israelski D.
    Frequency of Cervical cancer and Breast cancer screening in HIV-infected women in a County based HIV Clinic in the Western United States.
    J Womens Health 2010 Mar 4. (Epub ahead of print)
  • Steiner MJ, Lopez LM, Grimes DA, Cheng L, Shelton J, Trussell J, Farley TM, Dorflinger L.
    Sino-implant (II)--a levonorgestrel-releasing two-rod implant: systematic review of the randomized controlled trials.
    Contraception. 2010 Mar;81(3):197-201. Epub 2009 Dec 5.

2009

  • Caritis SN, Rouse DJ, Peaceman AM, Sciscione A, Momirova V, Spong CY, Iams JD, Wapner RJ, Varner M, Carpenter M, Lo J, Thorp JM, Mercer BM, Sorokin Y, Harper M, Ramin S, Anderson G; Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (MFMU). 
    Prevention of preterm birth in triplets using 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate:  a randomized controlled trial.

    Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Feb;113(2 Pt 1):285-92.
  • Doherty IA, Stuart GS.
    Coitus Interruptus Is Not Contraception.
    Sex Transm Dis. 2009 Oct 1
  • Fonseca L, Ramin SM, Mele L, Wapner RJ, Johnson F, Peaceman AM, Sorokin Y, Dudley DJ, Spong CY, Leveno KJ, Caritis SN, Miodovnik M, Mercer B, Thorp JM, Oʼsullivan MJ, Carpenter MW, Rouse DJ, Sibai B; the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Maternal Fetal Medicine Units Network (MFMU).
    Bone Metabolism in Fetuses of Pregnant Women Exposed to Single and Multiple Courses of Corticosteroids.
    Obstet Gynecol
    . 2009 Jul;114(1):38-44.
  • Garbutt JE, Gwyther RE, Thorp JM.
    Alcohol and Substance Dependence and Abuse.  Netter’s Internal Medicine 2nd Edition.  Marschall S. Runge & M. Andrew Greganti (eds.).
    Saunders Elsevier, Philadelphia PA, 2009.
  • Goyal, Vinita.
    Uterine Rupture in Second-Trimester Misoprostol-Induced Abortion After Cesarean Delivery: A Systematic Review
    Obstetrics & Gynecology . 113(5):1117-1123, May 2009.
  • Grimes DA.
    "Case-control" confusion: mislabeled reports in obstetrics and gynecology journals.
    Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Dec;114(6):1284-6.PMID: 19935031 [PubMed - in process]

  • Grimes DA.
    Forgettable contraception.
    Contraception 2009;80:497-9

  • Grimes DA.
    Where is the evidence that the resurgence of nomograms is harmful?
    Ann Intern Med 2009;150:282
  • Grobman WA, Lai Y, Landon MB, Spong CY, Leveno KJ, Rouse DJ, Varner MW, Moawad AH, Caritis SN, Harper M, Wapner RJ, Sorokin Y, Miodovnik M, Carpenter M, O'Sullivan MJ, Sibai BM, Langer O, Thorp JM, Ramin SM, Mercer BM; Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network.
    Can Prediction model for vaginal birth after cesarean also predict the probability of morbidity related to a trial of labor?

    Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Jan;200(1):56.e1-6.
  • Landis SH, Ananth CV, Lokomba V, Hartmann KE, Thorp JM Jr, Horton A, Atibu J, Ryder RW, Tshefu A, Meshnick SR.
    Ultrasound-derived fetal size nomogram for a sub-Saharan African population: a longitudinal study.
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol
    . 2009 Apr 28. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Lopez LM, Tolley EE, Grimes DA, Chen-Mok M.
    Theory-based interventions for contraception.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2009; CD007249
  • Stuart, GS.
    HIV Transmission by HIV-Infected Women Using Hormonal Contraception

    Correspondence in Clinical Infectious Diseases 2009;48:499–500
  • Stuart GS, Grimes DA.
    Social desirability bias in family planning studies: a neglected problem.
    Contraception
    . 2009 Aug;80(2):108-12. Epub 2009 Apr 22.
  • Thorp JM Jr.
    Chapter 36: Clinical Aspects of Normal and Abnormal Labor.
    In:  Creasy & Resnick’s Maternal-Fetal Medicine:  Principles and Practice.  Sixth Edition. (Robert K. Creasy, Robert Resnik, Jan D. Iams, Charles J. Lockwood, Thomas R. Moore Eds.)  Saunders Elsevier, Philadelphia PA, 2009, pp.691-725
  • Tita AT, Landon MB, Spong CY, Lai Y, Leveno KJ, Varner MW, Moawad AH, Caritis SN, Meis PJ, Wapner RJ, Sorokin Y, Miodovnik M, Carpenter M, Peaceman AM, O'Sullivan MJ, Sibai BM, Langer O, Thorp JM, Ramin SM, Mercer BM; Eunice Kennedy Shriver NICHD Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network.
    Timing of elective repeat cesarean delivery at term and neonatal outcomes
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    N Engl J Med. 2009 Jan 8;360(2):111-20.
  • Weaver MA, Raymond EG, Baecher L.
    Attitude and behavior effects in a randomized trial of increased access to emergency contraception.

    Obstet Gynecol.
    2009 Jan;113(1):107-16.
  • Witt MU, Joy SD, Clark J, Herring A, Bowes WA, Thorp JM.
    Cervicoisthmic cerclage: transabdominal vs transvaginal approach.
    Am J Obstet Gynecol
    . 2009 Jul;201(1):105.e1-4.

2008

  • Baecher L., Weaver MA, Raymond EG
    Increased access to emergency contraception:  why it may fail.

    Hum Reprod.
    2008 Dec 18.
  • Althabe F, Buekens P, Bergel E, Belizan JM, Campbell MK, Moss N, Hartwell T, Wright LL, and the Guidelines Trial Group (Thorp JM). 
    Behavioral intervention to improve obstetrical care.
    N Engl J Med 2008;358 (18):1929-40.
  • Althabe F, Buekens P, Bergel E, Belizan JM, Campbill MK, Moss N, Hartwell T, Wright L, Thorp J. for the Guidelines Trial Group. 
    A behavioral intervention to improve obstetrical care: the Global Network Guidelines Trial.
    New England Journal of Medicine 2008 May 1;358(18):1929-40.
  • Baecher L, Grobman W. 
    Prenatal antibiotic treatment does not decrease Group B Streptococcus colonization at delivery.
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2008; 101:125-8
  • Baker AM, Braun JM, Salafia CM, Herring AH, Daniels J, Rankins N, Thorp JM.
    Risk factors for uteroplacental vascular compromist and inflammation.
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008 Sept;199(3):256-9.
  • Carroll MA, Vidaeff AC, Mele L, Wapner RJ, Mercer B, Peaceman AM, Sorokin Y, Dudley DJ, Spong CY, Leveno KJ, Harper M, Caritis SN, Miodovnik M, Thorp JM, Moawad A, O’Sullivan MJ, Carpenter MW, Rouse DJ, Sibai B,; Maternal Fetal Units Network, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.
    Bone Metabolism in Pregnant Women Exposed to Single versus Multiple Courses of Corticosteroids.
    Obstet Gynecol. 2008 Jun;111(6):1352-8.
  • Cooney MA, Siega-Riz AM, Louis GMB, Olshan AF, Herring AH, Thorp JM, Hatch EE, Strohsnitter WC, Adam E, Troisi R, Hoover RN, Hyer MH. 
    Reliability of age at menarch self reported later in life.
    Ped & Perinat Epi. 2008
  • Devine S, West S, Andrews E, Tennis P, Eaton S, Thorp J, Olshan A. 
    Validation of neural tube defects in the full featured—general practice research database.
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Safety. 2008;17:1-11.  Abstract  Published Online: 17 Mar 2008.
  • Fonseca L, Ramin SM, Mele L, Wapner RJ, Mercer B, Peaceman AM, Sorokin Y, Dudly DJ, Spong CY, Leveno KJ, Harper M, Caritis SN, Miodovnik M, Thorp JM, Moawad A, O’Sullivan MJ, Carpenter MW, Rouse DJ, Sibai B, and the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal Fetal Medicine Units Network. 
    Bone metabolism in fetuses of pregnant women exposed to single compared with multiple courses of corticosteroids.
    Obstet Gynecol June 2008;111(6):1352-8.
  • Goyal V, Levison S, Bavendam T, Gillen D, Stehman-Breen C.
    Preventive Care in African-American Women with End-Stage Renal Disease.
    Dialysis & Transplantation. 2008: 37 (4): 138-147.
  • Grimes DA, Hou MY, Lopez LM, Nanda K.
    Do clinical experts rely on the Cochrane Library?
    Obstet Gynecol 2008;420-422
  • Grimes DA, Lopez LM.
    Reining in diversity – at what risk?
    Fertil Steril 2008;89:12178-1279
  • Grimes DA, Lopez LM.
    Within subject variance and estimating degrees of confidence that 0 sperm is the true value.
    Fertil Steril 2008;89:1277
  • Grimes DA, Mishell DR Jr.
    Intrauterine contraception as an alternative to interval tubal sterilization.
    Contraception 2008;77:6-9
  • Grimes DA, Schulz KF:
    Making sense of odds and odds ratios.
    Obstet Gynecol 2008;111:423-426
  • Grimes DA.
    The “nomogram” epidemic: resurgence of a medical relic.
    Ann Intern Med   2008;149:273-275
  • Grimes DA.
    The choice of second trimester abortion method: evolution, evidence, and ethics.
    Reprod Health Matters 2008;16 (31 suppl):183-188
  • Grobman WA, Lai Y, Landon MB, Spong CY, Leveno KJ, Rouse DJ, Varner MW, Moawad AH, Caritis SN, Harper M, Wapner RJ, Sorokin Y, Miodovnik M, Carpenter M, O’Sullivan MJ, Sibai BM, Langer O, Thorp JM, Ramin SM, Mercer BM, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network. 
    Can a prediction model for vaginal birth after cesarean also predict the probability of morbidity related to a trial of labor?
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 2009;200:56.e1l-56.e6.  2008 Sept 24 [e-pub ahead of print].
  • Kalmuss D, Koenemann S, Westhoff C, Heartwell S, Edwards S, Zieman M et al.
    Prior pill experiences and current continuation among pill restarters.
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 2008; 40(3):138-143.
  • Klebanoff MA, Meis PJ, Dombrowski MP, Zhao Y, Moawad AH, Morthn A, Sibai BM, Iams JD, Varner MW, Caritis SN, O’Sullivan MJ, Leveno KJ, Miodovnik M, Conway D, Wapner RJ, Carpenter M, Mercer BM, Ramin SM, Thorp JM, Peaceman AM, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network. 
    Salivary progesterone and estriol among pregnant women treated with 17-α-hydroxyprogesterone caproate or placebo.
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008 November;199(5):508.e1-506.e7.
  • Landis SH, Lokomba V, Ananth CV, Atibu J, Tyder RW, Hartmann KE, Thorp JM, Tshefu A, Meshnick SR. 
    Impact of maternal malaria and under-nutrition on intrauterine growth restriction: a prospective ultrasound study in Democratic Republic of Congo.
    Epidemiol Infec. 2008
  • Lopez LM, Newmann SJ, Grimes DA, Nanda K, Schulz KF.
    Immediate start of hormonal contraceptives for contraception.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2008, Issue 2. Art. No: CD006260
  • Lopez LM, Steiner MJ, Grimes DA, Schulz KF.
    Strategies for communicating contraceptive effectiveness
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2008, Issue 2.  Art. No: CD006964
  • Masch R, Cabrera I, Abder R, Baecher L, et al.
    The effect of consolidation of abortion services on patient outcomes.
    Contraception 2008; 77:60-3
  • Mercer BM, Gilbert S, Landon MB, Spong CY, Leveno KJ, Rouse DJ, Varner MW, Moawad AH, Simhan HN, Harper M, Wapner RJ, Sorokin Y, Miodovnik M, Carpenter M, Peaceman A, O’Sullivan MJ, Sibai BM, Langer O, Thorp JM, Ramin SM, for the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal Fetal Medicine Units Network.  The MFMU Cesarean Registry.
    Labor outcomes and uterine rupture with increasing number of prior vaginal births after cesarean section.
    Obstet Gynecol 2008 Feb;111(2 Pt 1):285-91.
  • Munoz MC.
    “Common Problems in Pregnancy”,  "Contraception" and "Menstrual Disorders"
    Netter’s Internal Medicine, 2nd Ed., Runge M and Greganti MA, Philadelphia, PA, Saunders/Elsevier, 2008, 805-809, 810-815 and 823-829
  • Peterson HB.
    Sterilization
    Obstet Gynecol 2008;111(1):189-203.
  • Rickert V, Grimes DA.
    Start now or start something else?
    J Adolesc Health 2008;43:419-20
  • Rouse DJ, Hirtz DG, Thom E, Varner MW, Spong CY, Mercer BM, Iams JD, Wapner RJ, Sorokin Y, Alexander AM, Harper M, Thorp JM Jr., Ramin SM, Malone FD, Carpenter M, Miodovnik M, Moawad A, O’Sullivan MJ, Peaceman AM, Hankind GDV, Langer O, Caritis SN, Roberts JM, for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver NICHD Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network. 
    A Randomized, controlled trial of magnesium sulfate for the prevention of cerebral palsy.
    NEJM Aug 28 2008;359(9):895-905.
  • Satterlee WG, Eggers RG, Grimes DA.
    Effective medical education: insights from the Cochrane Library.
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 2008;63:329-33
  • Slaughter JC, Herring AH, Thorp JM
    A Bayesian Latent Variable Mixture Model for Longitudinal Fetal Growth.
    Accepted to Biometrics, October 13, 2008.
  • Stanczyk FZ, Grimes DA.
    Sex hormone binding globulin: not a surrogate marker for venous thromboembolism in women using oral contraceptives.
    Contraception 2008;78:201-3
  • Thorp JM Jr, Dole N, Herring AH, McDonald TL, Eucker B, Savitz DA, Daczor D. 
    Alteration in vaginal microflora, douching prior to pregnancy, and preterm birth.
    Paed & Perinat Epi 2008 Nov;22(6): 530-8.
  • Thorp JM Jr.
    Can intrauterine growth restriction be present in the first trimester:
    Expert Commentary.  OBG Management 2008;20(6):28.
  • Thorp JM Jr.
    Editor’s Reply to Cost effectiveness of antenatal screening for neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia.
    BJOG 2008;115(3):414.
  • Thorp JM.
    Synthesize evidence and they will change?
    Editorial. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008 Nov;199(5):441-2.
  • West SL, D’Aloisio AA, Agaro RP, Kalsbeck WD, Barisov NN, Thorp JM.
    Prevalence of low sexual desire and hypoactive sexual desire disorder in a nationally representative sample of US women.
    Arch Intern Med 2008;168(13):1441-9.

2007

  • Abaid LN, Grimes DA, Schulz KF.
    Reducing publication bias of prospective clinical trials through trial registration.
    Contraception 2007;76:339-41
  • Abaid LN, Grimes DA, Schulz KF.
    Reducing publication bias through trial registration.
    Obstet Gynecol 2007;109:1434-7
  • Chrisman CE, Curtis KM, Mohllajee AP, Gaffield ME, Peterson HB.
    Effective use of hormonal contraceptives, Part II:  Combined hormonal injectables, progestogen-only injectables, and contraceptive implants.
    Contraception 2006; 73:125-133.
  • Clayton HB, Schieve LA, Peterson HB, Jamieson DJ, Reynolds MA, Wright VC.
    Ectopic pregnancy risk with assisted reproductive technology procedures.
    Obstet Gynecol 2006;107:595-604.
  • Clayton HB, Schieve LA,  Peterson HB, Jamieson DJ, Reynolds MA, Wright VC.
    Comparison of heterotopic and intrauterine-only pregnancy outcomes after the application of assisted reproductive technologies in the United States from 1999 to 2002.
    Fertil Steril. 2007;87(2):303-9.
  • Curtis KM, Chrisman CE, Mohllajee AP, Peterson HB
    Effective use of hormonal contraceptives, Part I: combined oral contraceptive pills.
    Contraception 2006; 73:115-124.
  • Curtis KM, Marchbanks PA, Peterson HB.
    Neoplasia with use of intrauterine devices.
    Contraception. 2007;75(6 Suppl):S60-9.
  • Curtis KM, Mohllajee AP, Peterson HB.
    Regret following female sterilization at a young age:  a systematic review.
    Contraception 2006; 73:205-210.
  • Curtis KM, Mohllajee AP, Peterson HB.
    Use of combined oral contraceptives among women with migraine and non-migrainous headaches: a systematic review.
    Contraception 2006; 73:189-194.
  • Curtis KM, Mohllajee AP, Martins SL, Peterson, HB.
    Combined oral contraceptive use among women with hypertension:  a systematic review.
    Contraception 2006; 73:179-188.
  • Fanarjian, N., Herrero, N., Padhya, T., Fiorica, J. 
    Thyroid Cancer in Pregnancy: A Case Report and Literature Review
    Laryngoscope 117(10):1777-1781.  October 2007.
  • Gaffield ME, Curtis KM, Mohllajee AP, Peterson HB.
    Medical eligibility criteria for new contraceptive methods:  combined hormonal patch, combined hormonal vaginal ring, and the etonogestrel implant.
    Contraception 2006; 73:134-144.
  • Goldberg AB, Grimes DA.
    Injectable contraceptives.
    In: Hatcher RA, et al., eds. Contraceptive technology, 19th ed.  New York: Ardent Media, 2007, pp 157-179
  • Grimes D, Lopez L, Gallo M, Halpern V, Nanda K, Schulz K.
    Steroid hormones for contraception in men.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2007;CD004316
  • Grimes DA, Lopez LM, Manion C, Schulz KF.
    Cochrane systematic reviews of IUD trials: lessons learned.
    Contraception 2007;75:S55-S59
  • Grimes DA, Lopez LM.
    "Oligozoospermia,” “azoospermia,” and other semen-analysis terminology: the need for better science.
    Fertil Steril 2007;88:1491-1494
  • Grimes DA, Nanda K.
    Magnesium sulfate tocolysis: time to quit.
    Obstet Gynecol 2007:109:450-1
  • Grimes DA.
    Communicating research: working with the media.
    In: O’Brien PMS, Pipkin FB, eds. Introduction to research methodology for specialist trainees.  London: RCOG Press, 2007, pp 230-237
  • Grimes DA.
    Intrauterine devices (IUDs).
    In: Hatcher RA, et al., eds.  Contraceptive technology, 19th ed.  New York: Ardent Media, 2007, pp 117-143
  • Grobman WA, Gersnoviez R, Landon MB, Spong CY, Leveno KJ, Rouse DJ, Harper M, Wapner RJ, Sorokin Y, Miodovnik M, Carpenter M, O’Sullivan MJ, Sibai BM, Langer O, Thorp JM, Ramin SM, Mercer BM, for the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network. 
    Pregnancy outcomes for women with placenta previa in relation to the number of prior cesareans. 
    Obstet Gynecol 2007;110:1249-55.
  • Grobman WA, Gilbert S, Landon MB, Spong CY, Leveno KJ, Rouse DJ, Varner MW, Moawad AH, Caritis SN, Harper M, Wapner RJ, Sorokin Y, Miodovnik M, Carpenter M, O’Sullivan MJ, Sibai BM, Langer O, Thorp JM, Ramin SM, Mercer BM.
    Outcomes of induction of labor after one prior cesarean.
    Obstet Gynecol 2007 Feb;109(2 Pt 1):262-9.
  • Grobman WA, Lai Y, Landon MB, Spong CY, Leveno KJ, Rouse DJ, Varner MW, Moawad AH, Caritis SN, Harper M, Wapner RJ, Sorokin Y, Miodovnik M, Carpenter M, O’Sullivan MJ, Sibai BM, Langer O, Thorp JM, Ramin SM, Mercer BM for the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (MFMU). 
    Development of a nomogram for prediction of vaginal birth after cesarean delivery.
    Obstet Gynecol 2007 (April);109(4):806-812.
  • Kwok RK, Mendola P, Liu ZY, Savitz DA, Heiss G, Ling HL, Xia Y, Sobdell D, Zeng D, Thorp JM Jr, Creason JP, Mumford JL. 
    Drinking water arsenic exposure and blood pressure in healthy women of reproductive age in Inner Mongolia, China.
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 2007;222:337-43.
  • Lopez LM, Grimes DA, Schulz KF.
    Steroidal contraceptives: effect on carbohydrate metabolism in women without diabetes mellitus.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2007; CD006133
  • Louis J, Landon MB, Gersnoviez RJ, Leveno KJ, Spong CY, Rouse DJ, Moawad AH, Varner MW, Caritis SN, Harper M, Wapner RJ, Miodovnik M, Carpenter M, Peaceman AM, O’Sullivan MJ, Sibai BM, Langer O, Thorp JM, Ramin SM, Mercer BM,; Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. 
    Perioperative morbidity and mortality among human immunodeficiency virus infected women undergoing cesarean delivery.
    Obstet Gynecol. 2007;110 (2 pt 1):385-90.
  • Manchikanti A, Grimes DA, Lopez LM, Schulz KF.
    Steroid hormones for contraception in women with sickle cell disease.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2007;CD006261
  • Marder AL, Moise Jr K, Chuang A, Johnson A, Chapman JF, Snyder JA. 
    Amnioexchange for the treatment of gastroschisis-an in vitro study to determine the volume and number of exchanges needed.
    Fetal Diagn Ther.  2007 Nov 23; 23(2):  87-91.
  • Mayer DC, Thorp JM Jr
    Advances in epidemiology help clinicians in practice.
    BJOG 2007;14:1335-6.
  • Polis C, Schaffer K, Blanchard K, Glasier A, Harper C, Grimes D.
    Advance provision of emergency contraception for pregnancy prevention.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2007;CD005497; duplicate published in Obstet Gynecol 2007;110:1379-88
  • Rouse DJ, Caritis SN, Peaceman AM, Sciscione A, Thom EA, Spong CY, Varner M, Malone F, Iams JD, Mercer BM, Thorp J, Sorokin Y, Carpenter M, Lo J, Ramin S, Harper M, Anderson G, for the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network.  
    Trial of 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate to prevent prematurity in twins.
    N Engl J Med 2007:357:454-61.
  • Sawady, J, Mercer BM, Wapner RJ, Zhao Y, Sorokin Y, Johnson F, Dudley DJ, Spong CY, Peaceman AM, Leveno KJ, Harper M, Caritis SN, Miodovnik M, Thorp JM, Ramin S, Carpenter MW, Rouse DJ; National Institute of Child Health and Human Development  Maternal Fetal Medicine Units Network.  The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development  Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network
    Beneficial Effects of Antenatal Repeated Steroids study: impact of repeated doses of antenatal corticosteroids on placental growth and histologic findings.
    Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2007; 197(3):281.e1-8.
  • Spong CY, Landon MB, Gilbert S, Rouse DJ, Leveno KJ, Varner MW, Moawad AH, Simhan HN, Harper M, Wapner RJ, Sorokin Y, Miodovnik M, Carpenter M, Peaceman AM, O’Sullivan MJ, Sibai BM, Lander O, Thorp JM, Ramin SM, Mercer BM, for the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units (MFMU) Network. 
    Risk of uterine rupture and adverse perinatal outcome at term after cesarean delivery.
    Obstet Gynecol 2007;110(4):801-7.
  • Stovall TG, Ling FW, Zite NB. Chuang AW, Tillmanns TD eds. 
    Gynecology for the Primary Care Physician
    2nd ed.  Philadelphia, PA:  Current Medicine Group, Dec 2007.
  • Stuart GS, Tang JH, Heartwell SF, Westhoff CL.
    A high cholecystectomy rate in a cohort of Mexican American women who are postpartum at the time of oral contraceptive pill initiation.
    Contraception 2007; 76(5):357-359.
  • Thorp J.
    Evidence-based medicine—where is your effectiveness?
    BJOG 2007 Jan;114(1):1-2.
  • Thorp JM.
    Clinical Aspects of Normal and Abnormal Labor.
    Maternal-Fetal Medicine; Principles and Practice, sixth edition, Chapter 36.  Robert Creasy and Robert Resnik (eds.): The Curtis Center, Philadelphia, PA, 2007.
  • Varner MW, Thom E, Spong CY, Landon MB, Leveno KJ, Rouse DJ, Moawad AH, Simhan HN, Harper M, Wapner RJ, Sorokin Y, Miodovnik M, Carpenter M, Peaceman A, O’Sullivan MJ, Sibai BM, Langer O, Thorp JM, Ramin SM, Mercer BM, for the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (MFMU) 
    Trial of labor after one previous cesarean delivery for multifetal gestation.
    Obstet Gynecol 2007;110:814-19.
  • Viswanathan M, Hartmann K, McKoy N, Stuart G, Rankins N, Thieda P et al.
    Management of uterine fibroids: an update of the evidence.
    Evid Rep Technol Assess (Full Rep ) 2007;(154):1-122.
  • Wapner RJ, Sorokin Y, Mele L, Johnson F, Dudley DJ, Spong CY, Peaceman AM, Leveno KJ, Malone F, Caritis SN, Mercer B, Harper M, Rouse DJ, Thorp JM, Ramin S, Carpenter MW, Gabbe SG, for the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network. 
    Long-term outcomes after repeat doses of antenatal corticosteroids.
    N Engl J Med 2007;357:1190-8.
  • Westhoff CL, Heartwell S, Edwards S, Zieman M, Cushman L, Robilotto C, Stuart G, Morroni C, Kalmuss D for the Quick Start Study Group.
    Initiation of  Oral Contraceptives Using a Quick Start Compared With a Conventional Start; A Randomized Controlled Trial.
    Obstet Gynecol 2007;109:1270-76

2006

  • Baecher L, Grobman W.
    Rupture of the preterm uterus in the non-laboring woman: a report of three cases.
    J Reprod Med 2006; 51:205-8
  • Chang E, Armstrong DM, Ebeling M, Hulsey T, Newman R. 
    Urinary tract infections are associated with an increased risk of preeclampsia.
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 2006; 193:  S71
  • Chuang AW, Ling FW. 
    Preventive Health.
    In:  Bieber E, Sanfilippo J, Horowitz I, eds. Clinical Gynecology.  Philadelphia, PA: Churchill, Livingstone, Elsevier Inc.  2006. 99-112.
  • Grimes DA, Benson J, Singh S, Romero M, Ganatra B, Okonofua FE, Shah IH.
    Unsafe abortion: the preventable pandemic.
    Lancet 2006;368:1908-19
  • Grimes DA, Hubacher D, Lopez LM, Schulz KF.
    Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for heavy bleeding or pain associated with intrauterine-device use.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2006;CD006034
  • Grimes DA, Jones LB, Lopez LM, Schulz KF.
    Oral contraceptives for functional ovarian cysts.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2006;CD006134
  • Grimes DA, Nanda K.
    Magnesium sulfate tocolysis. Time to quit.
    Obstet Gynecol 2006;108:986-9
  • Grimes DA.
    Estimation of pregnancy-related mortality risk by pregnancy outcome, United States, 1991-1999.
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 2006;194:92-4.
  • Grimes DA.
    Reducing the complications of unsafe abortion: the role of medical technology.
    In: Warriner IK, Shah IH, eds. Preventing unsafe abortion and its consequences.  New York: Guttmacher Institute, 2006, pp 73-91
  • Grimes DA.
    Risks of mifepristone abortion in context.
    Contraception 2006;74:174-17
  • Halpern V, Gallo MF, Grimes DA, Lopez L. 
    Strategies to improve compliance and acceptability of hormonal methods of contraception.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2006;CD004317.
  • Helmerhorst FM, Belfield T, Kulier R, Maitra N, O’Brien P, Grimes DA.
    The Cochrane Fertility Regulation Group: synthesizing the best evidence about family planning.
    Contraception 2006;74:280-286
  • Lopez LM, Grimes DA, Schulz KF, Curtis KM.
    Steroidal contraceptives: effect on bone fractures in women.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2006;CD006033
  • Mohllajee AP, Curtis KM, Martins SL, Peterson HB.
    Does use of hormonal contraceptives among women with thrombogenic mutations increase their risk of venous thromboembolism?:  a systematic review.
    Contraception 2006; 73:166-178.
  • Mohllajee AP, Curtis KM, Martins SL, Peterson HB
    Hormonal contraceptive use and risk of sexually transmitted infections: a systematic review
    Contraception 2006; 73:154-165.
  • Mohllajee AP, Curtis KM, Peterson HB
    Does insertion and use of an intrauterine device increase the risk of pelvic inflammatory disease among women with sexually transmitted infection?: a systematic review.
    Contraception 2006; 73:145-153.
  • Nanda K, Peloggia A, Grimes D, Lopez L, Nanda G.
    Expectant care versus surgical treatment for miscarriage.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2006;CD003518
  • Robinson C, Johnson D, Chang E, Armstrong DM, Wang W. 
    Evaluation of placenta growth factor and soluble Fms-like tyrosine kinase 1 receptor levels in mild and severe preeclampsia.
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 2006; 195:  255-9.
  • Schulz KF, Grimes DA.
    Lancet handbook of essential concepts in clinical research.
    London: Elsevier, 2006
  • Van Vliet HAAM, Grimes DA, Lopez LM, Schulz KF, Helmerhorst FM. 
    Triphasic versus monophasic oral contraceptives for contraception.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2006; CD003553.